Media Category: Zf

Starting this category because other are full or are assigned to other purposes

Zf502

Zf502

Zf502. TRAIL 2 BATTLE-CAPOT HILL MARKER AND CAPOT VILLAGE, picture # X731 is posted in the above linked URL on the 14th July 2015 entry.

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Zf501

Zf501

Zf501. GEN. WAINWRIGHT SURRENDERS THE ALLIED FORCES AND ALL OF THE PHILIPPINES, picture # X588 is posted in the above link URL on the 17th of June 2015 entry.

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Zf500

Zf500

Zf500. GEN. KING SURRENDER MARKER AT LAMAO, BATAAN, Picture # X360 posted in the below linked URL on the 28th April, 2015 entry.

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Zf504

Zf504

Zf504. BATTLE OF THE POCKETS MEMORIAL MARKER, picture # 52 is posted in the above linked URL on the 2nd Sep. 2015 entry.

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Zf503

Zf503

Zf503. THE FINALE BATTLE OF BATAAN MARKER, picture # X764 is posted in the above linked URL on the 19th July 2015 entry.

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Zf499

Zf499

Zf499. This is an USS Kitty Hawk image in the Naval Institute Facebook page of Jan. 16 this year (2022). The picture prescription says this: USS Kitty Hawk today started her final voyage from Bremerton to a scrapyard in Texas, 16th Jan. 2022. Built for $264 million in 1961 ($2.5 billion in 2021), the Kitty […]

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ZF498

ZF498

Zf498. USS Belle Grove LSD-2 in Japan between 1962 and 1964. This was my first ship 1960 to 1964, the best one as far as memories go. I became a sailor on this ship. Notice the few portholes we had, they all went to berthing spaces and are for ventilation. When we went on a […]

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Zf495

Zf495

Zf495. USS NORTH CAROLINA BB-55 was launched June 13, 1941 She was the first major combatant ship without portholes in the hull. CURRENT LOCATION: west bank of Cape Fear River, Wilmington, North Carolina. Here is an interesting link from the National Park Service, click here:

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Zf497

Zf497

Zf497. This is a picture of the German Pocket Battleship Scheer. At about this same time on 1941 6 14 the INDIANAPOLIS IN STAR wrote about combat action with a German Pocket Battle. The researcher noted the rows of portholes in Nazi pocket battleship, the Admiral Scheer. The 3 German pocket battleships were built between […]

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Zf496

Zf496

Zf496. This date, 1941 6 12, the BEAVER CITY NB TIMES reports about the first battleship commissioned since 1923 at Brooklyn Navy Yard and that it was built without portholes. In their research, the wife of the person, subject of their book, had to go to New York to catch the Army Personnel Transport Ship, […]

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